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Gormley, Antony

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Works: 184 works in 468 publications in 7 languages and 6,859 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  History  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Interviews  Biography  Filmed interviews  Drama  Filmed dance 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Host, Artist, Sculptor, Creator, Author of introduction, zxx, Contributor, Interviewee, Dedicatee, Restager , Set designer
Classifications: NB497.G65, 730.92
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The art of medicine : over 2,000 years of images and imagination by Julie Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents over 2,000 years of medical illustrations, including paintings, artifacts, drawings, prints, and extracts from manuscripts and manuals
Antony Gormley by John Hutchinson( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Recipient of the 1994 Turner Prize Antony Gormley (b.1950) is an internationally acclaimed British artist who has revitalized the human figure in sculpture. Often cast from his own body, his lead and iron figures are sites for the exploration of states of being. Generating controversy and passion, Gormley's public sculptures raise key issues about the relation between art, society and the environment as a metaphysical and political realm. In the late 1990s his ongoing investigation of architectural and social space evolved into large-scale interventions, from the 300 closely ranked reinforced concrete blocks of Allotment (1996) to the 100 solitary cast iron figures facing towards the horizon on the coastal mud flats at Cuxhaven, northern Germany (Another Place, 1997). The Angel of the North (1998), commissioned by the city of Gateshead, is one of the most ambitious public sculptures in Britain since the time of Henry Moore. Asian Field, a sculptural installation made up of 190,000 clay figures, was created in Guangzhou, China, in 2003 and later toured to Beijing, Shanghai and Chongqing. Irish curator and scholar in Oriental studies John Hutchinson surveys the sources, development and significance of the artist's work. A discussion with the late Professor Ernst Gombrich covers Gormley's approach to the human figure, which both departs from and opens up Western art historical traditions. Slovenian author Lela B. Njatin weaves a poetic narrative around her encounter with Field (1990-93). For his Artist's Choice, Gormley has selected a passage from the Confessions of Saint Augustine, who, like the artist, locates memory as both a cerebral and bodily experience of the world. Antony Gormley's writings, which include interviews and artist's statements, evince the influence of Eastern thought in his art's reflections upon being and consciousness. This revised and expanded second edition includes over 50 additional pages documenting Gormley's work from 1995 to 2000. Recent writings by the artist accompany a comprehensive evaluation of recent developments in his sculptural concerns by American art historian W. J. T. Mitchell." -- Publisher's description
Antony Gormley by Martin Caiger-Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculpture & other three-dimensional art forms
Antony Gormley by Antony Gormley( Visual )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many of Gormley's most significant sculptures are illustrated in this film profile, including the monumental Angel of the North; Bed, composed of hundreds of slices of white bread; and Quantum Cloud. The artist offers a reflective commentary on his work
The ceramic art of James Tower by Timothy Wilcox( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aztecs( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program was created to complement the 2002-3 exhibition of Aztec culture at London's Royal Academy. Many of the incredible works loaned to the exhibit are shown, along with sculptures and artifacts filmed in Mexico City and at important Aztec sites. Leading scholars and curators explore how the nomadic Aztecs drew inspiration from earlier cultures. The variety and sophistication of Aztec art are extensively illustrated, along with the exquisite craftsmanship of their manuscripts and their jewelry
Making an angel : Gateshead Council by Antony Gormley( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A secret history of clay : from Gauguin to Gormley by Simon Groom( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antony Gormley Exposure( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication charts the evolution and making of "Exposure" by Antony Gormley: one of the most complex and ambitious contemporary sculptures ever attempted in Europe. In a series of informative and challenging texts and evocative photographs, the role of art as a diagnostic instrument is fully charted. Both the landscape of Flevoland, "a land without history," and the sculpture itself are investigated and illuminated
Antony Gormley inside Australia by Antony Gormley( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside Australia is an installation of fifty black steel figures standing in Lake Ballard, a salt lake near Menzies in Western Australia
Field : Antony Gormley by Antony Gormley( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in German and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zero degrees by Akram Khan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following worldwide acclaim since its premiere at Sadler's Wells in July 2005, "Zero Degrees" is a multi award-winning collaboration between four of today's most respected artists. The ground-breaking production unites celebrated Moroccan-Flemish dancer-choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Akram Khan - renowned for developing his own 'contemporary kathak' style, composer/producer Nitin Sawhney, and sculptor Antony Gormley who contributed to the staging with two life-size casts of the dancers."--Container
Antony Gormley - Aperture by Roger Penrose( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How does the abstract language of geometry help us to understand and represent space and objects? This has been the lifework of two leading figures in the fields of art and science: the celebrated mathematical physicist Roger Penrose, professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford and the artist Antony Gormley. Published on the occasion of "Aperture", a solo exhibition in 2009 at the Xavier Hufkens Gallery in Brussels this collection of parallel texts and images brings together cosmology and sculpture. Includes texts by Penrose and an essay by Frank Maes, senior curator of SMAK in Ghent. Exhibition: Xavier Hufkens Gallery, Brussels (2009)
Sutra by Deborah May( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dance collaboration inspired by the skill, strength and spirituality of Buddhist Shaolin monks"--Booklet
Miroslaw Balka, Antony Gormley, Anish Kapoor by Lena Leeb-Lundberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in Swedish and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field for the British Isles( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antony Gormley : Malmö Konsthall, Tate Gallery Liverpool, Irish Museum of Modern Art by Antony Gormley( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Swedish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exhibition held at Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, 18 September to 31 October 1993; Tate Gallery Liverpool, 20 November 1993 to 6 February 1994; and the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, 14 April to 19 June 1994
Antony Gormley : a conversation with Klaus Theweleit and Monika Theweleit-Kubale = ein Gespräch mit Klaus Theweleit und Monika Theweleit-Kubale by Antony Gormley( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antony Gormley by Antony Gormley( Book )

9 editions published in 2009 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some of the facts : Antony Gormley by Antony Gormley( Book )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Anthony Gormley

Antony Gormley

Antony Gormley englischer Bildhauer

Gormley, Anthony

Gormley Anthony 1950-....

Gormley, Antony Mark David

Гормли, Энтони современный британский скульптор-монументалист

Энтані Гормлі

אנטוני גורמלי

גורמלי, אנטוני 1950-

أنتوني غورملي

آنتونی گورملی هنرمند و مجسمه‌ساز بریتانیایی

ენტონი გორმლი

アントニー・ゴームリー

ゴームリー, アントニー

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